St Francis Community Hospital Dentist Jobs in Kenya

St Francis Community Hospital Dentist Jobs in Kenya

  • Reporting to the Medical Superintendent, the successful candidates will be expected to do diagnose, examine and manage dental patients. Her/his job is also to strengthen provision of primary Health Care activities.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Managing patients with dental conditions by diagnosing, investigating, treating and documenting;

  • Admitting patients and undertaking minor oral and maxillofacial surgery; prosthetics, orthodontics, peadodonticts, restorative, periontodology and conservative dentistry;

  • Carrying out dental examinations, age assessment and writing dental reports;

  • Organizing and Participating in community sensitization and outreach programs on dental health care;

  • Meeting with patients to discuss and treat dental concerns, performing regular cleanings and preventative procedures, establish a plan for better dental

  • Performing dental procedures, such as extractions, root canals, and filling

  • Prescribing medications as needed and providing the appropriate follow up curative

  • Giving clients sedatives or anesthesia prior to administering

  • Ordering diagnostic measures, such as x-rays, models,

  • Keeping records relating to the oral health of patients and the treatments given to

  • Advise and instruct patients regarding preventive dental care, the causes, and treatment of dental problems, and oral health care

  • Ensure the delivery of all dental treatment and care is consistent with all regulatory, accreditation and professional standards, including Unit policies/Procedures and quality.

  • Demonstrate a high degree of knowledge and competency in the practice of dentistry and associated charting.

  • Ensure accuracy, efficiency and appropriate confidentiality with patient charting and related.

  • Supervise the work of Dental Technicians, COHO and Dental.

  • Prepare regular reports and present to management including plans to improve service delivery and revenue.

  • Work collaboratively
    with other departments at St.Francis Community Hospital for the benefit of the

  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending/Facilitating CMEs and establishing personal.

  • Writing discharge summaries and follow-up of patients after surgeries;

  • Ensuring all the procedures or services rendered to the patients are charged appropriatetly and on time.

    Key Competencies and skills

  • Influencing, persuasion and

  • Effective communication.

  • Policy and strategic.

  • Delivery on quality.

  • Risk

  • Technical

  • Decision-making and problem solving.

  • Empowering/ delegating.

  • High standards of professional.

  • Managerial, administrative and supervisory.

  • Coping with pressure and Coaching/mentoring.


    The ideal candidate must have:

  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery (DS) degree or any other equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists.

  • A minimum of two (2) years relevant work experience in a busy.

  • MUST have completed one (1) year internship
    Certificate of Registration by the Medical Practitioners and Dentists.

  • Valid practicing license from Medical Practitioners and Dentists.

  • Proficiency in computer applications.

    How to Apply

  • Only qualified candidates are encouraged to email their applications with detailed curriculum vitae, names and contacts of three referees, current and expected salary to

  • on or before 15th November, 2021.

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